Michael Lyons, a science teacher at Lanesboro Community College pictured with Brian Lyons
This year was another very successful year for Lanesboro Community College with 4 projects on display in the RDS at the BT Young Scientist 2018.
As expected the students thoroughly enjoyed the experience describing the atmosphere as electric. It was a wonderful opportunity for all involved to present their projects to the public and to the judges.
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Brian explains that his project tested several public health resources using 3 reading tests to assess how easy or difficult it was to read. He found that the majority of public health resources were not of the recommended reading level which meant they were potentially a barrier to those accessing health information. Brian was delighted with the experience where he got to meet ministers and the president and he was particularly elated to receive an award for his hard work.
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